Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice / Edition 1
  • Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice / Edition 1
  • Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice / Edition 1

Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice / Edition 1

by Curtis R. Bartol
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412925908

ISBN-13: 9781412925907

Pub. Date: 11/28/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice is a dynamic reader that provides cutting-edge research in police and correctional psychology, the psychology of crime and victimization, and psychology as applied to criminal and civil courts. Addressing key topics in each of three major course areas—criminal behavior, forensic psychology, and

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Current Perspectives in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice is a dynamic reader that provides cutting-edge research in police and correctional psychology, the psychology of crime and victimization, and psychology as applied to criminal and civil courts. Addressing key topics in each of three major course areas—criminal behavior, forensic psychology, and psychology and law—the book highlights how forensic psychology has contributed to the understanding of criminal behavior and crime prevention. Editors Curt R. Bartol and Anne M. Bartol have assembled published journal articles, as well as commentaries written specifically for this book by forensics experts, to provide an overview of the wide array of prevalent theories in this field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412925907
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Unit 1: Introduction
Overview of Forensic Psychology - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
Unit 2: Police and Investigative Psychology
Introduction and Commentary - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
Police Psychology: Then, Now, and Beyond - Curt R. Bartol
Psychological Testing and the Selection of Police Officers: A National Survey - Robert E. Cochrane, Robert P. Tett, & Leon Vandecreek
Investigative Interviews of Children: A Review of Psychological Research and Implications for Police Practices - Kamala London
Psychological Aspects of Crime Scene Profiling: Validity Research - Robert J. Homant & Daniel B. Kennedy
Criminal Profiling: Real Science or Just Wishful Thinking? - Damon A. Muller
Police Interrogation and False Confessions - Jaime S. Henderson
Unit 3: Criminal and Delinquent Behavior
Introduction and Commentary - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
Resilience and Antisocial Behavior - Curt R. Bartol
Drugs and Sexual Assault: A Review - Elena Pope & Michelle Shouldice
Is It Stalking? Perceptions of Stalking Among College Undergraduates - Lorraine Phillips, Ryan Quirk, Barry Rosenfeld, & Maureen O’Connor
Psychopathy: A Clinical Construct Whose Time Has Come - Robert D. Hare
Child Sexual Molestation: Research Issues - Robert A. Prentky, Raymond A. Knight, & Austin F. S. Lee
Unit 4: Victimology and Victim Services
Introduction and Commentary - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
Experiences of Covictims of Homicide: Implications for Research and Practice - Marilyn Peterson Armour
Critical Incident Stress and the Child Homicide Investigator - Isaac T. Van Patten & Tod W. Burke
Reporting Sexual Victimization to the Police and Others: Results From a National-Level Study of College Women. - Bonnie S. Fisher, Leah E. Daigle, Francis T. Cullen, & Michael G. Turner
Patterns of Anti-Gay Violence: An Analysis of Incident Characteristics and Victim Reporting - Kristen Kuehnle & Anne Sullivan
Unit 5: Psychology and the Courts
Introduction and Commentary - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
Forensic Mental Health Experts in the Court—An Ethical Dilemma - George B.Palermo
Cross-Cultural Forensic Neuropsychological Assessment - Tedd Judd & Breean Beggs
Assessing Allegations of Domestic Violence in Child Custody Evaluations - James N. Bow & Paul Boxer
Misuses of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist—Revised in Courts - John F. Edens
Alternative Methods of Child Testimony: A Review of Law and Research - Jeffrey C. Sandler
Unit 6: Correctional Psychology
Introduction and Commentary - Anne M. Bartol & Curt R. Bartol
A National Survey of Correctional Psychologists - Jennifer L. Boothby & Carl B. Clements
Offender Rehabilitation: What We Know and What Needs To Be Done - Paul Gendreau
Involuntary Treatment Within a Prison Setting: Impact on Psychological Change During Treatment - Michael L. Prendergast, David Farabee, Jerome Cartier, & Susan Henkin
Multisystemic Therapy for Antisocial Juveniles: Suggestions for Improvement - Willem H. J. Martens
References
Index

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